Of Saugus. Formerly of Malden, passed away suddenly on December 9, 2022. He was 73 years old. Gene was the beloved husband of Yolanda (Ricciardone) Zampitella. He was the son of the late Rocco and Adeline (Ortolani) Zampitella. Gene was the loving father of Jennifer Riera and her husband Salvatore of Saugus, Danielle Zampitella of Everett, and Michelle Caso and her wife Andrea Caso of Tewksbury. He was the dear brother of Louis Zampitella, Stephen Zampitella, and the late Richard and William Zampitella. Gene was the cherished grandfather of Kayla and Madison Riera, Giovanni Zampitella, and Trina and Gianna Caso. He is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours were be held at the A. J. Spadafora Funeral Home, Malden on Sunday December 11th. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers donations in Gene’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 5th Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451 or www.heart.org